Following the naming of Togolese President, Faure Gnassingbe as the new chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, social media was awash with insinuations that Ghana’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo lost a vote to the Togolese president.

It is unclear where the rumours emanated from, but a number of persons, notably consisting of National Democratic Congress, NDC, sympathizers run with it.

But little did they know there were a couple fundamental flaws in the election loss claims meant to mock the President on the back of his historic 2016 election victory on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party, NPP.

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